Premium Research Databases

The following are databases have been purchased by the library for the Valley View community. 


CultureGrams     Culture Grams is a database of information about countries and cultures from around the world.


HeritageQuest     Heritage Quest is a set of genealogical databases. 


Transparent Language  Web-based language learning platform with more than 100 languages, including English. Includes listening, reading, speaking, and writing activities.


Auto Repair Source - Powered by the automotive experts at MOTOR, Auto Repair Source provides the most accurate, authoritative and up-to-date service and repair information for thousands of domestic and imported vehicles. All content comes from the Original Equipment Manufacturers (OEM) and includes step-by-step repair information, diagrams, maintenance schedules, parts and labor estimates, service bulletins and recalls.



The following are databases that have been purchased by statewide library organizations to provide easy access to good quality information.


Ohio Web Library

The Ohio Web Library is a place where you can quickly and easily access dozens of databases purchased at the state level for the benefit of all Ohioans.  You can also access the databases individually from the list here. - has more than 6,600 courses, ranging from computer programming to project management including instruction on various computer software, programming languages, and business topics.     Explore Ohio is a one stop source on a wide variety of information about Ohio.


Identification Guides      Guides to trees, snakes and artifacts common to Ohio.